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Owl Monkey Cell Lines

Cell LineSpecies /
OMKAotus trivirgatusKidneyATCC CRL-1556Normal,
OMLAotus trivirgatusB-lymphocytesCNPRR or ATCC CRL-2312EBV-transformed, suspension culture3



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